HRK Eagles Girls Volleyball Fall 2017
Skills, competition, teamwork, discipline, devotions, and fun!
Who: Full and Part-time Homeschooled Girls in Grades 5th - 12th.
When: 8/14-10/22 Practices and games vary – check the website for schedule under Team HQ > Schedule > 2017-2018/Girls Volleyball/choose team
Where: Home court is Village Church of Gurnee (VCG), 1319 Hunt Club Rd., Gurnee, IL.
before registering with questions about team placement, or if you would like to assist with coaching. *** COACHES still needed! Please consider helping out as a head or assistant coach.
Look at our Equipment/Uniforms page to see what is needed for this sport.
5th/6th and 7th/8th grades - $120; July 1st increases to $135
For Girls (5th through 8th grade)
Meet approx. 3 times per week with a combination of Practices and Games. Mondays are generally limited to practices. (5/6 from 3:30 - 5:30 and 7/8 from 4:30 - 6:30). Thursdays and Friday will be a combination of practices and games. A few times throughout the season we may meet for a game on a Tuesday or Wednesday. We will have a few tournaments on Saturdays as well.
JV/V - $155; July 1st increases to $170
- For Girls in High School
- Meet 3-4 times/week, combination of Practices and Games. Practices generally Mondays from 6 - 8:30.
- Thursdays and Fridays we will have games and practices.
- JV/V girls play a series of Quad Matches, usually on Saturdays. During these games we will play 3 other teams in one day. This saves families from having to drive 3 evenings to play farther opponents.
- Quad and Tournaments that are scheduled included 8/26, 9/16, 9/22, 10/7, and 10/20 -22.
- October 10/20 - 22 will be an overnight in Indiana.
REGISTRATION CLOSES July 7th
- All girls entering 5th -8th grades in the Fall - August 14th 5-8pm (PARENTS, stay for evaluation info from 5-5:30)
- All High School girls and those requested to come via invite - Tuesday, August 15th from 5 - 8pm (PARENTS, stay for evaluation info from 5-5:30)
**ALL HRK Girls Volleyball players will be purchasing their own jerseys. The cost is $22.
**Last year, the JV/V girls purchased team shorts that they could keep at the end of the season. Any new JV/V players will need to purchase these shorts at a cost of $25 in addition to the registration fee.
**The girls will have the opportunity to see and try on the shorts and jerseys. The coaches will let everyone know when the sizings will happen.***
5th through 8th grade teams play in the NICC Conference and some additional teams.
JV/V teams play against homeschool teams and area private schools, most within an hour away. JV/V teams are part of the HSWIL Conference. They will play some of the further teams all at once at 2 Quad matches in Wheaton, a Border Wars Match, and a Conference Tournament.
Tournaments: We usually have 1-2 tournaments per season; one is overnight for JV and V. Families are responsible for additional cost (kept as minimal as possible). See the calendar for tournament dates. Details are sent out closer to the tournament or as they are available.
Expectations: All athletes are expected to attend all practices and games for their team, and have a commitment to do additional conditioning at home where necessary.